The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 25 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.01% 2.48% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 4.55% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 47.37% 54.66% 63.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £58,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Hertfordshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region.

Python Salary Trend in Stevenage

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (96.77%) OO
3 28 (90.32%) Software Engineering
3 28 (90.32%) C#
4 25 (80.65%) Linux
5 22 (70.97%) C++
5 22 (70.97%) C
5 22 (70.97%) UNIX
5 22 (70.97%) Degree
5 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
5 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
6 8 (25.81%) Ruby
6 8 (25.81%) Ajax
6 8 (25.81%) TDD
6 8 (25.81%) MVC
6 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.81%) PHP
6 8 (25.81%) UML
6 8 (25.81%) MySQL
6 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 8 (25.81%) Web Services
6 8 (25.81%) RSpec
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
6 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
6 8 (25.81%) Selenium
7 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (16.13%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) RSpec
1 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Software Engineer
2 22 (70.97%) Java Software Engineer
3 17 (54.84%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Web Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Ajax
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
1 8 (25.81%) HTML5
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (16.13%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) OO
2 28 (90.32%) Software Engineering
3 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) UML
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 22 (70.97%) C++
3 22 (70.97%) C
4 8 (25.81%) Ruby
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Degree